Java the Hut Coffee Milk Stout- Fernie Brewing Co. (Fernie, BC, Canada)


Java the Hut Coffee Milk Stout – Fernie Brewing Co., 5% ABV, 650ml, (Fernie, BC, Canada) (*local BC craft beer*)

  • Style: (flavoured – coffee) Stout
  • Taste: Sweet dark roast barley malt dull coffee very light milk
  • Where I got it : BC Liquor Stores
  • How much: $5.40 – 650ml., March 2016
  • Do I love this enough to drink it again: no
  • Would I recommend this to beer aficionados: no

Visual: Pours jet black without a significant head, ringed micro retention, lots of active micro streams.

Nose: cola, dull roast coffee, ie not fresh roast. (lvl-5)-pungency

Attack: slick-thicker, soft-crisp

Mid-palate: background light sour, (lvl-4-sweetness), dark roasted barley malt, light milky

Finish: light burnt bitter, medium roasty coffee exhale, dark chocolate.

Summary: Okay dark stout notes, muddled coffee tones, not a whole lot of milky character. Forgettable, just average.